• Manufacturing resource planning (MRP II)
    Manufacturing resource planning (MRP II) is an integrated method of operational and financial planning for manufacturing ..
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  • lean management
    Lean management is an approach to running an organization that supports the concept of continuous improvement, a long-ter..
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  • kanban - what is kanban method
    Kanban is a visual signal thats used to trigger an action. The word kanban is Japanese and roughly translated means card ..
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  • kaizen (or continuous improvement)
    Kaizen, also known as continuous improvement, is a long-term approach to work that systematically seeks to achieve small,..
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  • JIT - Just in time
    Just-in-time (JIT) manufacturing is a production model in which items are created to meet demand, not created in surplus ..
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  • Bill of materials (BOM)
    A bill of materials (BoM) is a list of the parts or components that are required to build a product. The BoM provides the..
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  • Advanced shipping notice (ASN)
    Advanced shipping notice (ASN) is a document that provides detailed information about a pending delivery. The purpose of ..
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  • What 3PL mean ? 3PL (third-party logistics)
    A 3PL (third-party logistics) is a provider of outsourced logistics services. Logistic services encompass anything that i..
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  • What is WMS ? Warehouse management system (WMS)
    A warehouse management system (WMS) is a software application that supports the day-to-day operations in a warehouse. WMS..
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  • What is VMI ? Vendor-managed inventory (VMI)
    Vendor-managed inventory (VMI) is an inventory management technique in which a supplier of goods, usually the manufacture..
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  • Supply chain management (SCM)
    Supply chain management (SCM) is the oversight of materials, information, and finances as they move in a process from sup..
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